Tag: Cyber Hygiene

Industry, Workforce

Effectively upskilling cybersecurity professionals to help close the skills gap

August 14, 2023

Via: CSO Online

Globally, there are more cyberthreats than ever and a surge in attacks on operational technology (OT), including the proliferation of new ransomware variations and the ascent of Malware-as-a-Service (MaaS). These developments have caused many firms to place a higher premium […]


Government Employees And Defense Contractors Still Have Got Bad Passwords, Report Says

March 17, 2023

Via: Government Executive

A new report found that the number of breaches impacting .gov emails rose to 695 in 2022, a nearly 14 percent increase from the previous year, as a majority of government employees continued to practice poor cyber hygiene. An estimated […]


CFPB Warns Firms On Poor Cyber Hygiene

September 6, 2022

Via: Government Executive

Companies that fail to take basic steps to secure customer data and maintain a basic level of cybersecurity hygiene for user accounts could fall afoul of a host of regulators, according to a Consumer Finance Protection Bureau circular set to […]